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When the Toyota RAV4 Takes Over

Before 2010 one of the peculiarities in the U.S. was the number of accidents caused by the wandering minds of American drivers. When Toyota and other car manufacturers included Lane Departure Alert Systems in their products, the number of accidents dramatically decreased. The Alert System proved to be the first generation of technological changes that were to enhance vehicle safety around the world.

The next generation of technological advance toward driving safety was something new. No longer was the correction dependent on the driver. Now the car itself could correct the errant...

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Toyota Sienna

There are a few different demographics of people who shop for new vehicles. Some people are looking for something that looks fun and sporty and comes with all of the latest and greatest technological features that are out there. The other group of people are more family oriented and want something that is affordable, practical and will provide them with all of the comfort and convenience that they need in a vehicle. For that second demographic, we at Capitol Toyota often recommend the Toyota Sienna. It has been on the market for a number of years now and our clients…

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See the New Toyota Highlander

Today's SUVs offer comfort, economy, and performance. The affordable Toyota Highlander is no exception. The Highlander comes standard with a 3.5L V6 engine that offers power while being efficient. The Direct Shift 8-speed automatic transmission provides more control along with adding to the efficiency levels. Save more on fuel thanks to the Stop and Start Engine System. When sensors depict the vehicle at rest, the engine automatically turns off to save gas. Altogether, you get up to 21 mpg in the city and 27 mpg on the highway.

The Lane Departure and Steering Assist mechanisms work...

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Toyota Tundra


The Toyota Tundra brings the best Toyota has to the plate this year in 2018. If you want an affordable vehicle that is packed with all that a vehicle has to offer, this is a great option. Most importantly, safety features are always a priority and the Tundra is unsurpassable. You get features such as lane departure warning system, front as well as rear view cameras for parking and driving, tire pressure sensors, three-point seat belts, eight airbags in total that are located throughout the vehicle and much more.

If you are shopping for a new vehicle and are...

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A Stylish and Innovative Driver Experience


Choosing a midsize sedan will be very easy in 2018 with the Toyota Camry! The stylish and inviting interior will impress you, while the technology will leave you astounded.

Toyota designed the 2018 model with the driver in mind. The driving dynamics chosen with the use of technology will make this vehicle a winning selection for you!

Before you even get in the driver’s seat, you have access to the smart key system which allows vehicle access as long as the key is in your possession. However, once you sit in the driver’s seat, the fullness of the…
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Belts and Hoses Require TLC

Few things feel more frustrating than a delayed trip or a roadside breakdown due to a malfunctioning hose or belt. But Capitol Toyota in Salem has the perfect remedy for avoiding such mishaps by getting them inspected on a regular basis at our five-star service department.

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It Is Important to Routinely Examine Your Tires

The state of car's tires plays a large role in how they perform. If the tread of your tires is worn or if they are not inflated properly, then the result can be lost of traction, safety, and gas mileage. Because of this, you should carefully monitor the state of your vehicle's tires.

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Warning Lights

When you are driving along you probably dread when your dashboard warning light comes on. We all know what that little light means. It means that something isn't working quite right with your vehicle and no matter how minor or how involved that problem is, it can be a big inconvenience. 

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The Importance of Regularly Checking Your Tires

Your car has a great way of telling you when something is wrong. Dashboard warning lights are there to let you know when any major problems have happened to your vehicle. But these lights don't tell you everything. This is why you need to make sure your tires are in good shape after many miles of driving.

 

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